Health Information Technology

Certificate of Proficiency

Medical Transcription

(12 Semester Credit Hours)

The Certificate of Proficiency in Medical Transcription will prepare students for entry-level positions as transcriptionists in healthcare facilities (e.g., hospitals, clinics, physician practices), medical transcription services and for at-home transcription.

Course # Course Name Hours
BST 1013 or BST 1013  Word Processing or Introduction to Computers 
HSCI 1113  Medical Terminology   3
HIT 2103  Disease Processes 
HIT 2113  Medical Transcription  3
Total Hours   12 

To receive a Certificate of Proficiency, application must be made to the Office of Student Services. Students must be currently enrolled to request a Certificate of Proficiency be awarded.